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Mesostratiomyia laiyangensis

Insecta - Diptera

Taxonomy
Mesostratiomyia laiyangensis was named by Hong and Wang (1990). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is 84GT1, west Tuanwang Village, Laiyang City, which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large shale in the Laiyang Formation of China. It is the type species of Mesostratiomyia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Mesostratiomyia laiyangensis Hong and Wang p. 155 figs. Pl 19, fig 3; text-figs 6.5.158-159
1998Mesostratiomyia laiyangensis Nagatomi and Yang p. 146 figs. 106, 107
2013Mesostratiomyia laiyangensis Zhang p. 226

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
suborderBrachyceraZetterstedt 1842
genusMesostratiomyia
specieslaiyangensis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available